Textile, color and surface designer, Master of Arts Elina Helenius was graduated from University of Art and Design Helsinki, now known as AALTO University.
Over twentyfive years she has been working extensively in the field of textile, color and surface design with domestic and international clients.
Since the beginning of the year 2018 she has been part of Lapuan Kankurit internal design team with design manager Sara Bengts, CEO Esko Hjelt and Marketing Manager Jaana Hjelt.
Elina Helenius draws her ideas mainly from the Finnish nature and aims in her design to a harmoniously functional and beautiful end. Her aim is to create timeless and useful things.
Elina Helenius nominated as a Finnish textile artist of the year 2012 has been awarded several times in design competitions. Her designs feature in international collections and have been exhibited at the design exhibitions worldwide.